Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Hamilton (But Didn’t Have Its Producer on Hand to Ask)

Wonder what you ever did before Hamilton came along? So do we! Join us for a lively and informal behind-the-scenes look at all things "A.Ham" with the show’s producer and the host of the Hamilton fan podcast The Room Where It’s Happening. We’ll explore how it came to be, what the creation process was like, challenges the producers faced, and whether the team that made it happen is surprised by its impact on our culture.

Festival: Aspen Ideas 2017

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